• Depressed teen looking out a window

    Uplifting Books for Teens With Depression or Anxiety

    Depression in teens is on the rise in America. If your teen is one of the over 3 million who struggles with depression or anxiety (or both), they can use every opportunity to give themselves a mental boost. Negative thinking from…

  • Moms with anxiety: you're not alone

    Moms Struggling With Anxiety: You’re Not Alone

    Until now, I’ve only shared my experience with anxiety with a couple of close friends. I believe strongly in ending stigma around mental illness. Why should those with mental health disorders suffer in silence feeling like they’re alone in the struggle…

  • Mom with baby and child

    How Mindfulness Can Improve Your Life as a Mom

    Guest post by Samantha from Evidence-Based Mommy When you’re a parent, it’s easy to feel like you’re running from one crisis to the next. The oldest is running late for soccer practice, the toddler is hanging on your leg screaming because…

  • Depressed mom

    6 Secrets to Fighting the Sunday Blues

    Do you find that the end of the weekend approaching puts you down in the dumps? If your mood consistently drops on Sundays, you’re not alone in experiencing the Sunday blues. Sadly, you’re in the same boat as most Americans. For…

  • Women being happy

    9 Foolproof Ways to Find Joy In Your Day

    Have your days been just ho-hum lately? Are you giving out more sighs than smiles? Find joy again in each day using these nine simple mood-boosting tricks. Everyday life can be pretty tiring. If it feels like the mundane has completely…

  • Woman with depression, anxiety, and negative self-thoughts

    How to Quiet Negative Thoughts

    You’re going to love this trick for quieting negative self-thoughts. You know, the ones that constantly chip away at your mood, confidence, and self-esteem. Watch out inner critic—your days are numbered. We all struggle with negative thoughts to some degree. Some…